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>> more and more of us seem to be losing faith, according to a new study on religion. >> but there is one segment of our population losing their religion more than anyone else. debra breaks down the numbers and takes a closer look at the unfaithful. >> reporter: usually when you hear the word study your eyes might glaze over but this one right here says more people don't identify with any religion. and they have a name. some call them nuns. next time you go out to dinner with four of your friends, odds are one of you either never identified with any religion or you least it over the years. ♪ [ music ] >> reporter: catholic, jewish, protestant, muslim, sikh, so many religious. now the nuns, they could believe god doesn't exist or does or could be affiliated with any religion. >> the way the world is today, a lot of stuff is breaking apart, you know. why not religio ? >> but according to the pugh research center they make up one out of every five adults in this country. >> i'm not affiliated with any religion. >> reporter: that's a 5% spike in the last five years. the
observer of american politics, and culture, and also a thoughtful skull on issues of religion and culture and politics, and a seasoned observer of arab politics and with these two gentlemen as our assistance today, we will be able to take a broader look at how the arab world are looking at the united states and the u.s. public is looking at the arab world as the arab awakening continues to create a very uncertain and very fast changing environment. so i'm grateful to all of you for coming. i look forward to our discussion. and at this point i'd like to invite shibley telhami up to the podium to present. >> thanks a lot, tammy. it's only good to be here. i'm going to just present, not the whole thing by some of the findings so we can get on with the conversation, i will present the highlights but i just want to give you a bit of a picture about this particular poll. it was conducted by knowledge networks, 700, sample, 737, that is designed to be national representative. it's an internet panel. the methodologies described in the information that will put out is also available online. i also
to the church of jesus christ of latter day saints. one of the fastest growing religions in the world. this work is part of a demanding two-year right of passage, a journey once taken by mitt romney. abc's bob woodruff brings us this look inside. [ knocking ] >> hi, how are you doing today? >> we're missionaries from the church -- >> reporter: the two-year mission is a right of passage for most young mormon men. >> have you ever seen missionaries in this neighborhood before? >> reporter: there are 55,000 missionaries, serving around the world. and the church allowed our team rare access into their world for two days. of door knocking, teaching -- >> called the vision of the tree of life. >> reporter: and community service. >> i am a mormon. >> i'm a mormon. >> reporter: mormons have never been so visible. while mitt romney's presidential candidacy may have ushered in a mormon moment in this country, the church remains largely a mystery to those outside of the faith. >> elder dustin. >> i'm sorry. >> elder dustin. >> elder? >> yes, sir. right here on my name tag, if that helps. >> it does. >> rep
their religion. this according to a new forum on religion in the public life study that says the number of people identifying themselves was under 50%. 48%. that's the first time the numbers have been below half ever. one reason, about 20% of americans say they have no religious affiliation and that's up 15% in the last five years. >>> a church on capitol hill is up for sale. the temple at corner of 6th and maryland avenue can be yours for $5,800,000. it is four blocks from union station and seating for 450. a beautiful alter, balcony, and stained glass windows. >>> still ahead, topper's forecast is looking up. plus, we have the weird news for you. a strange eating contest that did not end well. we'll tell you all about it. >>> just talking about london, it scared us, but not the kids of today. >> i was pretty old and kids were much younger and they weren't phased. >> what about the weather? >> it's scary tonight and tomorrow morning, but then we are fine. it will clear in time for the nats game. tomorrow morning, you may want to allow extra time, some fog, some drizzle possible early on. let'
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to report in the religion of americans, specifically the rise of what pollsters call the nuns, not the catholic kind it's spelled none. when people asked about their religion check the box none. while americans are still religious and plenty spiritual, a record number one fifth of us are not affiliated with any specific church. protestants have dropped below half. >>> more numbers, apple prices are soaring. for once it's not iphone related. the actual apple crop this year has been hit hard. we had that record warmth in march, then cold in april, that did huge damage to the blossoms. michigan lost 90% of its crop this year. new york 50%. north carolina, canada also hit hard. a farmer's market in cincinnati says they can't find enough apples to sell. prices could spike up $1 a pound. >>> in the fight to lose weight, there's new research that shows the tried and true, old school weight watchers or other group program method works better than trying to do it on your own. the study published in the journal obesity found the weight watchers group lost more than those who did the exp
religions. the federal judge who ordered metro to display the signs said she understood the safety concerns in light of violence overseas in reaction to an online video and said metro could have considered alternatives such as placing the ads in a less visible spot on the platform. >>> wherever you go tonight, you will need to bundle up. >> players are always good. you can take them off if you feel overdressed. i would try to overdress tonight, 40s and 50s if you're headed to high school football or the nats game. good news sits dry. bad news sits breezy -- is it's dry. bad news is it's breezy. high 67 today and temps falling now, 58 downtown, dew point falling again. at 5:00 it was 39 and then it was 34. now it's 32 which is again a good indication of how cold it can get tonight when the winds diminish. winds now northerly at 16, but they'll die out after midnight. pressure rising 30.31 inches of mercury, a good day to set your barometer. 53 in vienna, 54 in great falls, 53 in fairfax, 55 in burke, 54 in bethesda, but 55 heading up into rockville and 54 in gaithersburg. one of the warmest
. i got my name. he discusses his views on religion. the auction closes october 18th. >> do you think $3 million is high? >> seems like it. are his letters at that rare? >> seems strange, because there was that beatles print, was it a print only going for like $100,000. >> yeah. >> does seem strange. >> not that we're saying -- >> no, not at all. but precious document. >> the letter is significant because it does contain some controversial views about religion. remember, he was a scientist. believed certain things. there you go. >> we'll see how much it fetches. >> to pronounce, today is columbus day. >> columbus. yes. >> easy one. >> gwen, want to tell everybody about something. we have video to show you about people in minnesota. this is not from last year. this is now. earliest open of this resort. two weeks ago the water slide was open there. more than a foot of snow has dropped in some areas. >> was the water slide super cold? >> i don't know. >> might have been. >> ski lovers unite. >> do you ski, gwen. >> yes. >> i guess, california a canadian. >> beautiful places in canada, by
garden and p.f. chang's. it's like an emerging religion. some churches now offer gluten-free communion wafers. this is no longer a fad. it's a business. >> why are you eating gluten-free? >> because she's eating it. >> okay. >> what is gluten? >> some kind of wheat. >> gluten is a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley, so it's in baked goods and cereals, but because it acts as a sticky binding agent, it's also in soups, gravies, sauces, salad dressings, even hot dogs and ketchup. but some people just can't digest gluten. if they eat it, they'll get sick. about 1% of americans have ciliak disease, coming with rashes or joint pain. what's interesting is that there aren't nearly enough people who have medical problems with gluten to explain the giant surge in gluten-free products. >> we know have over 300 gluten-free products. >> don is a marketing manager for general mills. >> ranging from yogurt, progressive soups, all the way to our chex flavors as well as betty crocker. >> is there any scientific proof that if you're not part of that extremely small minority of americans who are sen
research study finds many are opting out of religion altogether. nearly one in five say they are either nothing in particular or atheist. and 8% jump since 1990. >>> the mars curiosity rover has been digging up soil samples. now that work is on hold because nasa wants to learn if a bright object spotted on the ground is just part of the vehicle or something more. >> this is what happens when a large group of mostly intoxicated people take on a bull in colombia. amateur matadors got in the ring and tried to show who the bull was boss. 19 people were hurt. here's the first look at this morning's dish of scrambled politics. "the washington post" reports that during the recession, most members of congress did different financially than the average american. the regular folks back home saw their household net worth drop 39% for 2007 to 2010. the lawmakers in congress gained 5%. >>> republican vice-presidential nominee paul ryan was being interviewed in detroit when he objected to the reporter's question about gun violence and taxes. and then the interview came to an abrupt end. take a look.
has 20% in the last five years. people who describe themselves having no religion overwhelmingly vote for democrats. >> naacp dumping into the showdown over gay marriage in jumping into the showdown. ady will feature an featuring julian bond. it comes one day after day launched a tvents ad campaign. it's tuesday morning. >> still ahead, the latest on a deadly meningitis outbreak. >> still ahead, the latest on a deadly meningitis outbreak. why (bell rings) hi. yes? you know those delicious granola bunches in honey bunches of oats? i love those. we've added more to every box. really? wow! ney bunches of oats. make your day buncnches better. >> another greenbelt sity stars team.ope - we are the greenbelt sity stars. >> good morning, washington. >> here's a look at the monument lit.ifully 48 degrees at reagan national currently, dew point of 45. we have areas of rain pushing through the region. doppler 7. super it's not raining over reagan e.tional at this tim a light sprinkle in the district. most of the rain is prince george's county, anne arundel in 50 -- of 50, and in charles co
they got it, and the day. >> of religion and in body shops -- every legitimate body shop has to register. >> we have a link on our web site to the list. be sure to click on consumer alert. it will cost another penny to mail a letter next year. the cash strapped u.s. ps as they will raise postal rates including a 1 cent interest -- increase. they expect to lose a record $15 billion next year have asked to give congress to give them authority to raise postage by 5 cents. they will raise priority shipping by 4%. >> it's no surprise that the have taken to the airways. are all the claims true? fact checking one of the latest ads now met 6:00. >> a man from south carolina will run in the marathon for fallen soldiers. the soldier he is running for tomorrow is someone you will not soon forget. i'm jim everett franciotti with the details next. as a pastor, my support for question 6 is rooted in my belief that the government should treat everyone equally. i would not want someone denying my rights based upon their religious views, therefore i should not deny others based upon mine. it's about fair
. that's really beautiful. and that can be applied in any religion or any culture. >> the counter posters with the quote from the koran are scheduled to go up on or about tuesday. >> there's a call to boycott metro in response to the ads. in a statement, mike honda wrote in part, i encourage to boycott if possible. public transit and other places where the ad is running. he understands many people rely on metro and the ads are displayed as little as possible until they are taken down. >>> this is a bunch of stuff. look. here's the deal. >> what does that mean? a bunch of stuff? >> it means it's inaccurate. >> it's irish. >> we irish call it malarkey. >> a spirited, sometimes snarky showdown. biden's debate tactics are on the firing lines. tom joins us with more. >> some of those reviews have been rough today. listen to this, former bush administration adviser, karl rove, said quote, the vice president's constant smiling looked like quote, someone put joker juice in his water on the stage. that is just the start of it. the obama campaign is hailing biden's performance as ene
will promote understanding and challenge hate towards the muslim religion. >>> the board that oversees metro has released a report slamming council member jim graham for what they say is mixing city business with metro business. the report accuses graham of trying to dissuade a potential metro land developer by offering a potentially lucrative deal. he says he has no recollection of it, but points out the report didn't point out criminal activity was involved. >>> nearly a month after the death of the panda cub, we know what killed the bear. zoo officials say a liver problem and under developed lungs are the cause. the mother is getting back to normal and the exhibit is back open. >>> natitude hits fever pitch and with game five on a friday night expect big crowds. >> after two days of smooth rides on metro, tonight could be a different story. >> how a 4-year-old managed to survive a 90-foot plunge from an apartment window. >> live look outside. we'll get the latest weather and traffic from tucker and julie. that's next. it's 7:10. 48degrees. we'll be right back. ostopped lookin forork. the
. the group says the new ads will promote understanding and challenge hate towards the muslim religion. >>> a 4-year-old montgomery county boy lucky to be alive after falling nearly 90 feet from an apartment window. this happened at the park montgomery complex in silver spring last night. the window screen on the 9th floor apartment came loose. police are investigating if he was being watched or left home alone at the time. incredibly, police say the boy was alert and talking in the ambulance. >>> the nationwide meningitis outbreak linked to at this pointed steroid shots -- tainted steroid shots is spreading. the number of cases jumped to at least 170. 14 people have died, including one in maryland and one in virginia. the shots came from a speciality pharmacy in massachusetts. state leaders are looking into whether the company violated its license. the company issued a voluntary recall of the medication while the fda and cdc look into what happened. >>> a liver problem is to blame for the recent death of the national zoo's 6 day old panda cub. the zoo's chief veterinarian says the cub
will be seeing and hearing a lot of ads. >> question 6 does not in any way interfere with my religion, it doesn't threaten my catholic faith, and it is the right thing to do for all marylanders. on november 6th, please vote for question 6. >> reporter: this is the new web ad for marylanders for marriage equality. they want to reach the washington audience and sent out this urgent e-mail today asking supporters to donate whatever they can. they are also bringing out some big names. >> tonight the governor is going to be meeting with brendan ayanbadejo, baltimore ravens linebacker and supporters. they'll be watching a football game and having the time to thank supporters. >> ravens center matt burk is against gay marriage and the most influential group in this debate may be the clergy. >> absolutely critical. the preachers, the clergy, throughout prince george's county and surrounding parts are critical in this fight. >> while we've heard from the clergy on both sides of the issue, some understand question 6 is really about equality, about fairness, and everybody should be treated equally under t
on religion. those stories and more. [ barack obama ] i'm barack obama, and i approve this message. [ female announcer ] he says... president obama and i both care about poor and middle-class families. [ female announcer ] but this is what the budget plan mitt romney supports actually does. more huge tax breaks skewed to the wealthy. while cutting nearly eight hundred billion from medicaid... even though middle-class families rely on medicaid to help loved ones cover nursing-home care. and it helps parents support children with disabilities. if mitt romney really "cares," wouldn't we see it in his priorities?  i"i'm not in favor of a a$5 trillion tax cut. that's not my plan." mitchell: "the nonpartisan tax policy center concluded that mitt romney's tax plan would cost $4.8 trillion over 10 years." vo: why won't romney level with us about his tax plan, which gives the wealthy huge new tax breaks? because according to experts, he'd have to raise taxes on the middle class - or increase the deficit to pay for it. if we can't trust him here... how could we ever tru
understanding of the muslim religion. the number of workers filing for unemployment plunge toys afour-year low. is this a sign of a better jobs market or is it just a fluke? we'll go las vegas to fox business network in new york for the details. >> all is quiet right now. but later on tonight, this place will be rocking. the nationals face the cardinals in a deciding game five. a live report from nats park is coming up. for many middle class families, medicaid is the only way to afford the care. but as a governor, mitt romney raised nursing home fees eight times. and as president, his budget cuts medicaid by one-third and burdens families with the cost of nursing home care. we have a president who won't let that happen. [ obama ] i'm barack obama and i approved this message. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] combine the pnc cashbuilder visa credit card with a qualifying pnc performance select checking account and earn 75% more than cards earning 1% cash back on almost everything. sit wall street's rammy has run out of gas and questions over the recent improvements in the jobs market. lauren simonetti
. roberry institute of the religion of the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints, washington, d.c. the chaplain: let us pray. dear father in heaven, humbly we bow before thee, recognizing our dependence upon thee and seeking thy guidance in the proceedings of this, the people's house. father, we express profound gratitude that thou has established our constitution by the hands of wise men who now raise up for this very purpose. may the members of this house, their staff, we as citizens remember and follow the constitution's principles carefully and faithfully. prayfully we ask that members and their staffs be strengthened with righteous resolve, following thy ways in action and intent that they may be worthy of thy divine guidance in this critical time. father, may the house members' families who sacrifice so much that the work of this house may be accomplished, be strengthened, and blessed, and appreciated. indeed, we pray for strength and blessing for all families in our great land. there is a great diversity, father, in the manner in which thy children pray to thee and call o
that was asked in the context of religion was a crucial thing. i think the obama people were rightly plays with the that emphasis as they reach out to undecideds, middle-class women in states like ohio and pennsylvania and florida. that was important for them. benghazi will not loom as large because any paul of the american people at this point says that what they care about over all overwhelmingly to the exclusion of anything else is the economy. even though all the time was not about the economy, that is what -- that and cultural issues like abortion. >> it seemed like a congressman was on the defense on the issue of taxing the rich. the best thing he could say is, it will not be enough to balance the budget. everybody knows that is a ludicrous assessment. it has to do with fairness as well as fiscal balance. >> i think joe biden was very strong on all of the talking points and issues that you and i and everybody else said the president did not hit last week. joe biden hit everyone of the marks. in talking to one of the top media advisers for the romney campaign, he said, yes, joe biden
. >> that's really beautiful. and that can be applied in any religion or any culture. >> reporter: the counter posters with the quote from the qur'an are scheduled to go up at four metro stops on or about tuesday. john henrehan, fox 5 news. >>> at least one member of congress wants people in our region to boycott metro over those controversial ads. democratic congressman mike honda of california called on metro riders to boycott the stations until the ads come down even though a court ordered metro has to put them up. honda has served six terms in the house and is the founder and chair of the congressional anti-bullying caucus. >>> a dire warning from defense secretary leon panetta. he says the united states is facing a possible cyber pearl harbor that could virtually paralyze the nation. fox's jennifer griffin has the latest from the pentagon. >> reporter: defense secretary leon panetta warning of the growing threat of cyber attacks against the u.s. >> cyber attack perpetrated by nation states or violent extremist groups could be as destructive as the terrorist attack on 9/11.
, gender, race, religion, none of that matters. it matters how you perform. >> reporter: she has performed one of the best of the best. so take that, maverick. martha raddatz. abc news, seymour johnson air force base. >> now get this, in-flight. that's right, take that, maverick. she's logged more than 2,700 hours, 300 in combat over iraq and afghanistan. she's been a weapons instructor as well. fair to say she is among the best of the best. >> you better believe it. they don't put you in the cockpit of one of the expensive planes unless you are one of the best of the best. >> apparently. see, see what i mean. don't have to deal with tsa. >> modern fighter pilot. good look for you. >> thank you, thank you. it's also interesting, i mean, she entered the air force in 1992. earned her bachelor's in aerospace engineering, and masters in aeronautics and astronautics from stanford, university. >> little smarty pants. >> such a smarty pants. >> my goodness. >> that's right. iceman. >> i am crazy. >> am i iceman or you iceman? >> maverick, iceman. beth pretty cool. >> i want to beep maverick. >> i
're both catholic how your religion will affect your context as vice president, both candidates nodded to the question and moved quickly to a discussion of abortion. which is an actual governing question that she should have asked instead. then also her final question about what is unique about your character as a man. what about you as a man, do you bring to this office? they sped past that one, too. that's one of the examples of why asking a bunch of specific questions will eventually lead to something that just doesn't belong in the debate. but there was much more energy to it, obviously. there's much more energy in this room right now. i think both sides are going to have a real fight in this room tonight about who did better in this debate. one of the things that is not clear to me is how easy this debate was to follow. i think those of us who are well versed in everything that these candidates are saying, it's very clear. when paul ryan starts referring to the cbo, i know what he means. i'm not sure what the swing voter, the low-information voter hears when they hear references t
, to break down the issues of religion, jonathan morris. nice to see you this morning. what is in these guides? >> well, first of all, i wish you guys were here. we should be-- >> so do we. >> clayton: we should be here in rome. >> peter: i've been with you, father, we've had a great time. >> i know, now you let me come alone. and in any case, these voters guides are going down moral issues and lining up and these are the two candidates right now for the presidential election, and these are some of the issues and in many of these guides ten issues are mentioned and including, some examples right now we see on the screen, from abortion, death penalty, educational choice, embryonic stem cell research, freedom of religion, et cetera. what is missing in some of the guides, something that the bishops as a whole, in the new introduction to faithful citizenship, i'm going to link on my facebook and on my twitter afterwards. which says, you know what? not all moral issues are equally heavy or weighty. some are more important than others. and let me give you an example. if there was
understanding of science, and when doesn't have to start about religion in a traditional sense. hand being forces larger than you, one of the great feelings of life. >> host: you get the question about faith versus technology? >> i get a lot in "the invention of air: a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of america". i don't get it quite as much. the technology version of this, a lot of technology futures the lead in the singularity that we are heading towards a point where machine intelligence and exceeds intelligence. and we lose control of the machines on some level. this is dystopian idea, in the terminator movies or utopian idea where finally there will be things smarter than humans that will be able, and that is the rhapsody. i get into that more. >> host: steven johnson is our guest and we have in our laps on at the 11 lebron in ohio, you are on. >> it is a pleasure to speak with you. if i could divert my attention for a moment. and your professionalism and tv rescues, and my appreciation, if you wouldn't mind. would you mind speaking on your work ethic. the you have
for their religion don't help egypt's image either. but he believes the most powerful, positive message the country can send is here. >> i'm so optimistic, i believe everything will be good. >> reporter: one of many egyptians putting their faith in the future . what happens on the streets of cairo has a direct and immediate effect here at giza. the director here told us that the afternoon after that u.s. embassy attack, they started receiving cancellations for tours. matt? >> stephanie gosk in giza, egypt this morning. stephanie, thank you very much. >>> still ahead, a recipe for meatballs. >>> but up next, a cheerleader who performed 35 consecutive handsprings. her moves live on the plaza right after this. ♪ [ ding! ] losing your chex mix too easily? time to deploy the boring-popcorn decoy bucket. then no one will want to steal the deliciousness. with a variety of tastes and textures only chex mix is a bag of interesting. >>> and we are back now with the 16-year-old texas cheerleader who back flipped her way to possibly a guinness book of world record. she wowed the crowd at her high school foot
mitt romney's religion with congressman lab bore out of identified da who he. we have panget we will be doing a little bit of debate analysis. the kind of thing that will keep you on the end of your seat. you will even want to watch the commercials. >> the dinner won't be nearly as effective. >> thanks, mike. >> coming up, chaos literally as furious atlanta brave fans lash out after a controversial call. >> tomahawk chop. >> want more energy and blissful stress-free life? mike did, you know you can make it happen in 40 days? this guy the author tom newberry is letting you in on his secret and new book 40 days. he looks blissful. even in our green room. many of my patients still clean their dentures with toothpaste. but they have to use special care in keeping the denture clean. dentures are very different to real teeth. they're about 10 times softer and may have surface pores where bacteria can multiply. polident is designed to clean dentures daily. its unique micro-clean formula kills 99.9% of odor causing bacteria and helps dissolve stains, cleaning in a better way than brushi
at me as their child. they did not look at my race, my gender, my orientation, my religion. they saw me as one of their own and they made sure i had food on my table and a roof over my head. philatelists time for me to go to college, people -- when it was time to go to college, people knew the most valuable resource was not the oil in the ground, it was the genius of children and folks put dollar bills in envelopes. to help me go to college. at college, they didn't just tell me stories. i had the privilege of being the commencement speaker for my mom's university at her 50th reunion and this is the frustrating thing about mama's -- she looked at me and i don't know what is about mothers. you could become a grown man at 40 years old and be the mayor of the city and they still treat you like your 12. [laughter] [applause] she said to me at that dinner, come here, boy and started pulling me around. and i'm like i'm the mayor, bomb. you are ruining my image. and she took me from table to table and said you have to meet these folks. this is the person that rent our voter registration drive.
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